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Leading Global Licensees
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License! Global presents its annual Leading Global Licensees feature
as a guide to some of the most notable and respected companies in the
consumer products business.
Accessories
Jolene Cappadona, vice president, licensing
10 W. 33rd Street, 11th Floor, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-695-8520 ext. 144
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Frozen, Disney Princess, Mickey, Minnie,
Cars, Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, Big Hero 6, Inside Out, Nightmare
Before Christmas, Disney Descendants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,
Dora and Friends, SpongeBob, Bubble Guppies, Blaze and the Monster
Machines, Paw Patrol, Peter Rabbit, Barbie, Hot Wheels, Monster High,
Hello Kitty, My Little Pony, Transformers, How to Train Your Dragon,
HOME, B.O.O., Dinotrux, DC Comics, Skylanders, WWE and Care Bears.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Headwear, cold weather accessories, rainwear, belts
and suspenders, newborn/infant accessories and infant soft-soled shoes.
T: 212-213-4200
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Universal (Despicable Me), Minions Movie,
Jurassic Park, Rovio (Angry Birds; Angry Birds Star Wars, Stella), Mattel (Barbie), Monster High, Ever After High, Nickelodeon (SpongeBob
SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, Dora and Friends, Ninja Turtles, Team
Paw Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machine, Umizoomi, Bubble Guppies), Goosebumps, Sesame Street, SEGA (Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic
Boom), Lucasfilm (Star Wars Classic, Star Wars Rebels, Star Wars
Episode 7), Monster Trucks, How to Train Your Dragon, Fifth Harmony,
Candy Crush, Bravest Warrior, Strawberry Shortcake, Cartoon Network
(Regular Show, Adventures of Gumball), Global Entertainment (One
Direction), Saban (Power Rangers), Peppa Pig, Rabbids, Hasbro (Littlest
Pet Shop), My Little Pony, Transformers, Wildbrain (Yo Gabba Gabba),
Cop Corp (Boo the Worlds Cutest Dog, Fifty Shades of Grey), Shaun
White, Shaq O’Neil, WWE, Emojination and Nailheads.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Year-round business in bags, backpacks, handbags, luggage and headwear and cold weather accessories.
Accessory Innovations
Berkshire Fashions
Karyn Weiss, senior vice president, business development and licensing
34 W. 33rd Street, Suite 600, New York,
NY 10001
www.berkshireinc.com
420 Fifth Avenue, New York,
NY 10018
ABG Accessories
*Editor’s note: This list is organized by category alphabetically. It is not intended to be all inclusive or a ranking.
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Richie Dweck, executive vice president
T: 212-221-1542
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel, Hello Kitty, WWE, Nickelodeon,
Betty Boop, Crayola, HIT Entertainment, Hasbro, And 1, Warner Bros.,
So So Happy, Sesame Street and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Adult and children’s accessories.
Ecko, Zoo York, Wrangler, RBX, Hickey Freeman, Hart Schaffner Marx,
Tapout, NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, CLC, Ford, Chevy, Budweiser, MillerCoors, Coke, Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Disney, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, Duck
Dynasty, Game of Thrones, Sons of Anarchy, Breaking Bad, Domo and
Deadmau5.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Headwear, cold weather accessories, bags, small
leather goods, luggage, seasonal footwear and board shorts.
Bioworld Merchandising
FAB Starpoint
www.bioworldmerch.com
Jennifer Staley, vice president, licensing
2111 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving,
TX 75038
T: 888-831-2138
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Assassin’s Creed, Adventure Time, Batman, Big Bang Theory, Betty Boop, Biggie Smalls, Call of Duty, Captain
America, Candy Land, Care Bears, Chuck Norris, Coca-Cola, Corona,
Destiny, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Diablo, Dickies, Disney Classic characters,
Disney Infinity, Doctor Who, Einstien, Elder Scrolls, Elvis Presley, ESPN,
Family Guy, Flash, Foose, Ford Motor Company, Garfield, General Motors, Ghostbusters, Gravity Falls, Green Lantern, Guardians of the Galaxy,
Guinness, Halo, Harry Potter, Hello Kitty, How to Train Your Dragon, Jimi
Hendrix, Justice League, Madagascar, Marilyn Monroe, Marvel Comics,
Miller/Coors, Misfits, MMA Elite, Monopoly, Monster Jam, Muhammad Ali, My Little Pony, Nerds, Nightmare Before Christmas, Nintendo,
Ouija, Pink Floyd, Plants vs. Zombies, Pokemon, Power Puff Girls,
Punisher, Realtree Camo, Red Stripe, Regular Show, Rocky, Scooby-Doo,
Scrabble, Sesame Street, The Simpsons, Skyrim, Sonic the Hedgehog,
Sons of Anarchy, Spider-Man, SpongeBob SquarePants, Sports Center,
Star Trek, Star Wars, Supernatural, Superman, Supergirl, Tecate, Ted,
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Amazing World of Gumball, The Crow,
The Walking Dead, Transformers, Tupac, U.S. Army, Where’s Waldo? and
World of Warcraft.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Sportswear, t-shirts, loungewear, swimwear, headwear, bags, wallets, belts, buckles, jewelry, tech accessories and casual
footwear.
www.fabny.com
Steve Russo, president and chief executive officer; James Stocker, vice
president, licensing
15 W. 34th Street, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-947-9001
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Nickelodeon, Hasbro (My Little
Pony, Littlest Petshop, Transformer, Nerf and games), DreamWorks
(Dragons, Home and B.O.O.), The Pokemon Company, Iconix (Peanuts), MGA (Lalaloopsy and Bratzillaz), Hit Entertainment (Thomas
& Friends), Mattel (Barbie Junior), Care Bears, Hershey, Star Wars,
Warner Bros. and Skylanders.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Back-to-school products (backpacks, school
supplies and lunch bags), luggage and travel accessories, gifts and home
décor.
Concept One Accessories
www.concept1.com
Sam Hafif, chief executive officer; Effy Zinkin, president; Bernie Hafif, vice
president, licensing and acquisitions
119 W. 40th Street, 3rd Floor, New York,
NY 10018
T: 212-868-2590
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Blue Marlin, U.S. Polo Assn., Sean John,
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Global Design Concepts
www.gdcny.com
Felice Stolzberg, vice president, licensing and marketing
10 W. 33rd Street, Suite 1100, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-594-3833
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Big Hero 6, Doc McStuffins, Jake and the
Never Land Pirates, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Minnie Mouse Bowtique, Sofia the First, Disney Fairies/Tinker Bell, Minnie Mouse, Disney
Princess, Liv & Maddie, Lion King, Shake It Up, Teen Beach Movie,
Vintage Disney, Brave, Cars 1 and 2, Frozen, Monsters Inc., Monsters
University, Planes, Planes: Fire and Rescue, Toy Story 1-3, Muppets 2,
Spider-Man Classic, Wolverine Classic, Hulk and the Agents of SMASH
Classic, Ghost Rider Classic, Marvel Extreme Classic, Marvel Universe
Classic, Iron Man 3, Thor 2, Captain America 2, Betty Boop, Pink
Cookie, Big Time Rush, Bubble Guppies, Dora and Friends, Dora the
Explorer, Team Umizoomi, SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant
Ninja Turtles, Winx, Super Mario, Mario Kart, Donkey Kong, The Legend of Zelda, Metroid, Animal Crossing, Pikmin, Skechers, Smurfs 2
and Yak Pak.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Bags, backpacks, luggage, handbags, accessories, lunch bags, eco bags, cosmetic bags, electronic cases, diaper bags,
scarves and umbrellas.
Sample of Licenses: Sanrio, Disney, Pixar, Lucasfilm, Mattel, Nickelodeon, Universal Studios, DreamWorks and King Features.
Primary Business: Hosiery and slipper socks
H3 Sportgear
Hyp
www.h3sportgear.com
Scott Hines, president and chief executive officer
9850 Westpoint Dr., Suite 500, Indianapolis,
IN 46256
T: 317-595-7500
Janet Sarchett, director, licensing
19924 Jetton Rd., Suite 203, Cornelius, NC 28031
T: 704-921-4785
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Evel Knievel, Gas Monkey Garage,
Gulf Oil, STP, Coors, Miller, Chevy, Dodge, Ford, DUB, Mack Truck, International Trucks, Freightliner, Shell Oil, Honda, Volkswagen, Goodyear,
Kellogg’s, Aerosmith, Poison, Def Leppard, KISS, Fender, Pure Fishing,
Rapala, WWE, Mopar/Hemi, NYPD/FDNY, Buck Knives, Mossy Oak
and Real Tree.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Headwear and apparel.
www.hypnyc.com; www.pinkcookiedesign.com
Howard Levy, president
20 W. 37th Street, New York,
NY 10018
T: 212-684-7717
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Catherine Malandrino, C&C of California,
Champion, Hyp, Pink Cookie, Marvel, DC Comics, One Direction, KISS,
Star Wars, Warner Bros. and WWE.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Activewear, cold weather accessories, headwear,
hosiery, intimate apparel, slippers, backpacks, sport bags and luggage.
High IntenCity
www.highintencity.com
Renee Levy, president
16-00 Pollitt Dr., Fair Lawn,
NJ 07410
T: 201-703-5010
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Classics, Minnie and Mickey Mouse,
Alice in Wonderland, Disney Fairies, Disney Princess, Frozen, Big Hero 6,
Finding Nemo, The Good Dinosaur, Inside Out, The Lion King, Toy Story,
Up, Cinderella Live Action, Jungle Book, Maleficent, Tim Burton’s The
Nightmare Before Christmas, Tomorrowland, Kingdom Hearts,
Descendents, Doc McStuffins, Jake and the Never Land Pirates,
Phineas and Ferb, Sofia the First, Teen Beach Movie, Once Upon a Time,
Hello Kitty, Chococat, Keroppi, Adventure Time, Tokidoki, Despicable Me
and Minions.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Jewelry and fashion accessories.
High Point Design
www.moret.com
Morris Chehebar, vice president, sales and licensing
1411 Broadway, New York,
NY 10018
P: 646-458-3848
E: [email protected]
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New Era Cap Co.
www.neweracap.com
160 Delaware Ave., Buffalo,
NY 14202
T: 716-604-9000
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL and more than 200
colleges.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Headwear and apparel.
PS Brands/Planet Sox
www.planetsox.com
Elie Levy, founder, chief executive officer/president; Lori May, vice
president, licensing, PS-Adjmi; Seymour Klein, vice president, PS Baby
100 W. 33rd Street, Suite 1105, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-239-1485
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Quiksilver, Roxy, DC Shoes, Fila, HEAD,
High Sierra, Esprit, Kensie, Mac + Jac, Ike Behar, Paul Miller, Miraclesuit,
Ed Hardy, Loudmouth, Layer 8, Swiss Life NDK, Pro Player, Southpole,
Tapout, Manchester United, FC Barcelona, Hind, Mongoose, Avalanche,
Disney, Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Sesame Street, Thomas the Train, Lalaloopsy,
Planet Sox, Candy Girl, Med Tech, Lil Runners, Details by eeh, Funky
Socks, Sport Essentials Sport Logic, Northwest Trails and PS Studio.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Socks, hosiery, pre-walkers and crib shoes.
Safilo USA
www.safilousa.com
Settima Strada 15, 35129 Padova, Italy; 801 Jefferson Rd.,
Parsippany, NJ 07054
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T: +39 049 6985111; 973-952-2800
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: A/X Armani Exchange, Emporio Armani,
Giorgio Armani, Dior, Dior Homme, Marc Jacobs, Marc by Marc Jacobs,
Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta, Bobbi Brown, Gucci,
Yves Saint Laurent, Boss Hugo Boss, Juicy Couture, Hugo Hugo Boss,
Tommy Hilfiger, Jimmy Choo, Max Mara, Max & Co., Banana Republic,
Fossil, Liz Claiborne, JLo by Jennifer Lopez, Kate Spade, Saks Fifth
Avenue and Pierre Cardin.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Premium prescription, sunglasses, fashion and
sports eyewear.
88-36 77th Ave., Glendale,
NY 11385
T: 718-441-6464
E: [email protected]
SAMPLE OF LICENSES: Adventure Time, Fargo, DC Super Heroes,
Duck Dynasty, Pac Man, Hannibal, Garfield, Masters of the Universe,
Popeye, The Simpsons, The Fault in Our Stars, Penny Dreadful,
Mortal Kombat, Superman, Family Guy, The Boondocks, Thomas
the Tank Engine, Thundercats, The Walking Dead, Justified
and The Wizard of Oz.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel manufacturer.
Fashion–Adult
C-Life Group
Adjmi Apparel Group
www.adjmi.com
Lori C. May, vice president, licensing
100 W. 33rd Street, Suite 1105,
New York 10001
T: 212-594-5511
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Champion, Hind, ProPlayer, Impact by
Jillian Michaels, Starter, Jantzen Girls, Rampage, Marilyn Monroe, Seventeen, Disney, Marvel, Hello Kitty, Hasbro and Sesame Street.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Sportswear, activewear, outerwear, swim, hosiery
and fitness accessories. Divisions include S.P.A., IFG, Beluga, Planet Sox
and MAG Brands.
Age Group
www.agegroup.com
Richard Adjmi, chief executive officer; Kiri Franco, licensing director
180 Madison Ave., 4th Floor, New York,
NY 10016
T: 212-213-9500
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Eddie Bauer, Monster High,
Paul Frank, Kensie, Cuddl Duds and Sesame Street, Mr Men and Little
Miss.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Ladies and junior sleepwear and daywear;
junior’s and girl’s swimwear and cover-ups, slippers and flip flops; pet
products; spa and travel accessories; and seasonal and cold weather accessories, blankets and throws.
Changes
www.changesonline.com
Will Thompson, vice president, licensing
www.c-lifegroup.com
Denise Carranza, director, licensing
1400 Broadway, Suite 700, New York,
NY 10018
T: 212-294-0248
E: [email protected]
SAMPLE OF LICENSES: Marvel, DC Comics, Star Wars, Nickelodeon,
My Little Pony, NYC Tourism, Jimi Hendrix and Woodstock.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts, swim, sets, fleece and fashion.
Fifth Sun
www.5sun.com
Kelly Schulman, director, licensing
495 Ryan Ave., Chico,
CA 95973
T: 530-343-8725
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Star Wars, Domo, Looney
Tunes, HBO, Cartoon Network, Paramount and South Park.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts, cut and sew knit apparel, fashion tops
and fleece.
Jerry Leigh Apparel
www.jerryleigh.com
Michael Eichberg, director, licensing and business development
7860 Nelson Rd., Van Nuys,
CA 91402
T: 818-909-6200
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, Marvel,
Coca-Cola, Hello Kitty, Paul Frank, Barbie, Ford, My Little Pony, Star
Wars and Dickies.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel and loungewear at all tiers of
distribution.
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Junk Food Clothing
Mighty Fine
www.junkfoodclothing.com
Lorne Bloch, vice president, licensing
5770 W. Jefferson Blvd., Los Angeles,
CA 90016
T: 310-445-7776
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Warner Bros.,Disney, Star Wars, Grateful
Dead, Pink Floyd, Blondie, KISS, Coca-Cola, NBA, NFL, Peanuts and
more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Vintage and retro-inspired, high-quality fashion
apparel.
www.mightyfineinc.com
Stephanie Gonzalez, licensing director
2010 E. 15th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90021
T: 213-627-2498
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Sanrio, Peanuts, Nickelodeon, Coke
and NBA.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel for adults and children.
Live Nation Merchandise
www.lnmlicensing.com
Michael Krassner, chief operating officer; Janet Dwoskin, vice president,
licensing
450 Mission St., San Francisco,
CA 94105
T: 415-247-7400
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Kurt Cobain, Nirvana, Wu Tang, Odd Future, OutKast, Deadmau5, Mac Miller, Paul McCartney, Pharrell, Misfits,
The Clash, Soundgarden, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert,
Aerosmith, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Madonna, Maroon 5, The Sex Pistols, Shakira, Bruce Springsteen, Ke$ha
and U2.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel, accessories, fragrance, fan appreciation products, home furnishings, interactive, footwear, jewelry, wireless/
cellular, paper goods, publishing, gaming, luxury goods and themed
restaurants.
MjC International Group
www.gomjc.com
Mark Siegel, senior vice president, licensing and business development
5 Thomas Mellon Cir., Suite 303, San Francisco,
CA 94134
T: 415-467-9500 ext. 112
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Collegiate Licensing Company, Real Tree, Sesame Street, Dr. Seuss, Adventure Time, MTV, Sanrio,
Nintendo, Pac Man, The Simpsons, Family Guy, Gas Monkey Garage, Candy Crush, Clueless, Up in Smoke, Hershey, Tootsie Roll, Nestle, General
Mills, Coca-Cola, Anheuser-Busch, Miller-Coors, Pink Floyd, Woodstock,
Betty Boop, Pink Panther and Popeye, plus developed in-house brands,
Sweet Treats and Under Disguise.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Sleepwear, underwear and loungewear.
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Olaes Enterprises/ODM
www.odmart.com
13860 Stowe Dr., Poway, CA 92064
T: 858-679-4450 ext. 2004
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: General Motors, MGM, Richie Rich,
Tootsie Roll, Bob Ross, Rubik’s Cube, Pink Panther, Bruce Lee, Garfield, Jimi Hendrix, Paramount, Sweet Brown, Sriracha and Animal
Planet.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts and sweatshirts.
Poeticgem
www.pdsmultinational.com
Elliott Matthews
The Trident Centre, Imperial Way,
Watford WD24 4YB U.K.
T: +44 01923 249497
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Despicable Me, Disney, Looney
Tunes, NFL, Star Wars, DreamWorks, EA Sports, Googlebox, The Beano
Life, Breaking Bad, Garfield, Family Guy, Looney Tunes, Smiley, Marmite,
Pepsi, 7UP, Anchorman, Jelly Belly, England FA, Pac-Man, Miffy, The
Snowman and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Adult apparel including nightwear
and underwear.
Ripple Junction
www.ripplejunction.com
Neil Hoynes, president; Scott Andersen, vice president
6183 Centre Park Dr., West Chester, OH 45069
T: 513-559-3900
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Doctor Who, The Big Bang Theory, Attack
on Titan, Ted 2, Dragonball Z, PlayStation, Rick and Morty, Grateful
Dead, Sriracha, Archer, Outlander, Bob’s Burgers, Broad City, The Big
Lebowski, Elf, Christmas Vacation, A Christmas Story, Once Upon a Time,
Mike Tyson Mysteries, American Horror Story, The Goonies and Atari.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed entertainment apparel and accessories.
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Sun City
www.suncity-fashiongroup.com
Sandy Cosimi, service marketing
25 avenue du Bois de la Pie, 93290 Tremblay, France
T: +33 01 49 89 72 72
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Hasbro, Sanrio, Nickelodeon,
Mattel, Warner Bros., SEGA, Ubisoft and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed fashion for baby, children, teenager and
adult.
Hammer, Betty Boop, Betty Crocker, Boys and Girls Clubs of America,
Cheerios, Crush, Coors Light, Dennis the Menace, Dr Pepper, Flameboy
vs. Wet Willy, Ford, Fraggle Rock, General Mills, Green Giant, Gumby,
Harvard, Hawaiian Punch, Hershey’s, The Humane Society of the United States, ICEE, Just Born, Kawasaki, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Miller,
MoonPie, Nestle, Peace Frogs, Pepsi, Pillsbury Doughboy, Popeye, The
Saturday Evening Post, Slush Puppie, Smokey the Bear, Snapple, SoBe,
Tootsie Roll, Trojan Brand, Underdog, United States Postal Service,
Wham-O, Wheaties, Woodsy Owl, Yale and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Screen-printed apparel.
Trau & Loevner
Trevco Sportswear
www.trau-loevner.com
Sam Loevner, licensing director
5817 Centre Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15206
T: 412-361-7700
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: 7-Up, A&W, Animal Planet, Arm &
www.trevcoinc.com
Jim George, chief executive officer
1900 Stephenson Hwy., Troy,
MI 48083
T: 248-526-1400
E: [email protected]
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SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Warner Bros., NBC/Universal, CBS, Paramount, DreamWorks, Epic Rights, Star Trek, Bruce Lee, Betty Boop,
James Dean, Muhammad Ali, Elvis Presley, Popeye, Garfield, Gumby,
Battlestar Galactica, Jim Henson, Power Rangers and more than 300
additional properties.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts using DTG (direct-to-garment), sublimation and screen printing processes.
112 W. 34th Street, Suite 1220, New York,
NY 10120
T: 212-244-6023
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Sesame Street,
Watch Me Grow, Dora the Explorer, Warner Bros. and Strawberry
Shortcake.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s apparel.
Fashion–Youth
Evy of California
www.aykroyds.com
Atlantic Street, Character Building, Atlantic Street, Broadheath,
Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 5PP U.K.
T: +44 01 61 929 1122
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: The Walt Disney Co., DreamWorks, Warner Bros., Marvel Heroes, 20th Century Fox, Bob the Builder, Snoopy,
Fifi and the Flowertots, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants,
Simpsons, Mixels, Angry Birds Stella and Classic, Big Bang Theory and
Superman.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s nightwear.
www.evy.com
Jeffrey Fisher, vice president, licensing, strategic marketing and new
business development
810A S. Flower St., Los Angeles,
CA 90017
T: 213-746-4647 ext. 172
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: Hello Kitty, Disney Frozen, Princesses, Mickey
and Minnie, Doc McStuffins, Sophia the First, Star Wars, My Little Pony,
Peanuts, Ever After High, Stella Angry Birds, Warner Bros. and Sophia
Grace and Rosie.
Primary Business: Youth apparel in related separate’s, fashion collections, classifications and tee’s.
Bentex Group
Fashions UK
www.bentex.com
Susan Peiam, vice president, licensing
34 W. 33rd Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001
T: 212-594-4250 ext. 2825
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: Disney, Marvel, Nickelodeon, Warner Bros.,
DreamWorks, Mattel, Hasbro and Fox.
Primary Business: Children’s apparel.
www.fashions-uk.com
Gurdev Mattu, managing director
11 Street Georges Way, Leicester,
LE1 1SH U.K.
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Adventure Time, Angry Birds,
Beast Quest, Betty Boop, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Disney,
Disney Frozen, Disney Infinity, Skylanders, One Direction,
Union J and The Vamps.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel, footwear, gifting, bags and home textiles
specializing in fashion garments and graphics.
Aykroyd and Sons
Blues Clothing
www.blues-clothing.com
Brigade House, Parsons Green, London SW6 4TN U.K.
T: +44 0 20 73719900
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Ben 10, Care Bears, Power Rangers Samurai, Me to You, Temple Run, Everything’s Rosie, Tickety Toc, Doodle Jump,
Peppa Pig, Batman, Chococat, Canimals, Boofle, Tree Fu Tom, Monster
High and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Infant, children’s and adult apparel.
Children’s Apparel Network
www.childapp.com
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Freeze
www.freeze-ny.com
Kim Cauley, vice president, licensing
1400 Broadway, 16th floor, Suite 1605, New York,
NY 10081
T: 212-764-9011
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Looney Tunes, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks, Star Wars, Peanuts, Transformers, Star Trek,
My Little Pony, Strawberry Shortcake, Jurassic World, Hello Kitty,
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Power Rangers, Sesame Street, Betty Boop, Hanna Barbera,
Scooby-Doo, Blondie, Pink Floyd, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, Simpsons,
Smurfs, WWE, Garfield, Godzilla, Voltron, Masters of the Universe
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts, fashion knit tops, hoodies, leggings,
dresses, bottoms and sportswear.
Global Brands Group
www.lifung.com
Jennifer Nitz, director, licensing
350 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor, NY,
NY 10118
T: 646-839-7000
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Rachel Zoe, Adrienne Vittadini,
Nicole Miller, Daisy Fuentes, Ellen Tracy, Nautica, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Chaps, Izod, Dockers, Sean John, Under Armour,
Quiksilver, Zoo York, Spyder, Juicy Couture, Disney, Nickelodeon,
Universal, Hasbro, Marvel, Lucas, Warner Bros., Sanrio, HIT,
Fox, Mattel, Rovio, Saban, DreamWorks, Lisa Frank, Monster High,
Elf on the Shelf, Crayola, Hershey’s, Pepsi, Happy Chic by
Jonathan Adler, Michel Kors, Nine West, Vince Camuto,
Jennifer Lopez and Frye.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Fashion.
Hybrid Jem
www.hybridapparel.com
Derrick Baca, vice president, licensing
10711 Walker St., Cypress,
CA 90630
T: 714-952-3866
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: ACDC, Adventure Time, Anheuser-Busch,
Back to the Future, Care Bears, Cheech and Chong, Chevron, Chrysler, Coca-Cola, Crayola, Crybaby, Daniel Tigers Neighborhood, Dazed
and Confused, Def Leppard, Despicable Me, Disney, Dr. Seuss, E.T.,
Elvis, Ever After High, Fault in Our Stars, Family Guy, Frida Kahlo,
General Motors, Grateful Dead, Harvard, Icee, Jaws, Jimmy Hendrix,
Johnny Cash, Marilyn Monroe, Marvel, Monster High, Mr. Rogers,
Nintendo, Pacman and the Ghostly Adventures, Pan Am, Peanuts, Pets
Rock, Pink Floyd, Pokemon, Power Rangers, Princeton, Sailor Moon,
Say Anything, The Simpsons, Sixteen Candles, Smurfs, SpongeBob
SquarePants, Star Wars Classic, Star Wars Rebels, Star Trek, Tapatio, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Sandlot, Vikings, Volkswagen,
Where’s Waldo?, Woodstock, Yale, Reebok and Levis.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Fashion apparel, t-shirts, junior novelty tops,
sports performance apparel, children’s swim and layette.
Mad Engine
www.madengine.com
Carolyn Foreman, vice president, licensing
6740 Cobra Way, Suite 100, San Diego,
CA 92064
T: 858-558-5270
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel, Disney, Star Wars, M&M’s,
Skylanders, Aerosmith, KISS, Nickelodeon, Sesame Street, Jim Beam,
Miller-Coors, Ford, Popeye, Ghostbusters, Mattel, Mighty Mouse, Coke,
Pac-Man and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel including swimwear for adults and children and loungewear and sleepwear for adults.
Parigi Group
www.parigigroup.com
Sion Betesh, executive vice president, licensing and marketing
112 W. 34th Street, 5th Floor, New York,
NY 10120
T: 212-378-1518
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Puma, Ferrari, Lucky Brand, DKNY,
Roxy Girl, Original Penguin, Nicole Miller, Perry Ellis and LRG.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Boy’s, girl’s and baby sportswear, activewear,
sleepwear, dresswear and swimwear.
Smith & Brooks
www.smithbrooks.co.uk
120 New Cavendish Street,
London W1W 6XX U.K.
T: +44 0 845 129 9216
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Dora the Explorer, Marvel Heroes, Hot
Wheels, My Little Pony, Nintendo, Go Diego Go!, Scooby-Doo, The Simpsons, Sonic The Hedgehog, Space Invaders, SpongeBob SquarePants,
Thomas & Friends and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel, accessories and footwear.
TV Mania
www.tvmgroup.com
Woolworth House, Floor 2, 242-246 Marylebone Rd., London,
NW1 6JQ U.K.
T: +44 20 7563 8426
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Disney, Superman, Batman,
Barbie, Nickelodeon, Monster High, Bob the Builder, Gotcha, Paul Frank
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel and accessories.
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Umeko
www.umeko.com.sg
Blk 2024, Bukit Batok Street 23, 04-40 Industrial Park A,
Singapore 659529
T: +65 6561 6030
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Barbie, Disney Princess, Fisher-Price, Winx
Club and Sofia the First.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Girl’s and baby/toddler apparel.
van de Erve NV
www.vandererve.be
Weiveldlaan 41 box 21, 1930 Zaventem,
Belgium
T: +32 2 275 55 55
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Spider-Man, Hello Kitty, The Simpsons, Dora the Explorer, Betty Boop, Garfield, Popeye, Smurfs, Snoopy,
My Little Pony, Despicable Me and Adventure Time.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel for kids and adults including daywear,
nightwear, underwear, accessories, swimwear and hosiery.
Fashion–Costume
Disguise
www.disguise.com
Tara Hefter, vice president, licensing
22619 Pacific Coast Hwy., Malibu,
CA 90265
T: 310-455-6382
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Hasbro, DreamWorks, Power Rangers and Sesame Workshop.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Halloween costumes, masks and accessories.
Rubie’s Costume Co.
www.rubies.com
Howard J. Beige, executive vice president
One Rubie Plaza, Richmond Hill,
NY 11418
T: 516-326-1500
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Captain America, Guardians of the Galaxy,
The Avengers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Spider-Man, Minions, Batman, Superman, Star Wars, Jupiter Ascending, Godzilla, DC Super Comics, Jurassic World, Catwoman, Wonder Woman, Ant-Man, Halo, Monster
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High, Ever After High, The Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Wizard of Oz,
Skylanders, Thomas & Friends, Star Trek, The Box Trolls, Crayola, Barbie,
Friday the 13th, Halloween Michael Myers, Dora and Friends, How to
Train your Dragon and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Halloween costumes and accessories for infants,
children and adults, role-play, dress up, boxed sets, masks, props, pet
costumes, make up, wigs, shoes and home décor.
Food and Beverage
Bon Bon Buddies
www.bonbonbuddies.com
1 Foxes Lane, Oakdale Business Park, Blackwood, South Wales,
NP12 4AB U.K.
T: +44 0 1495 241 600
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Princess, Mickey and Minnie, Cars,
Planes, Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Spider-Man, The Avengers,
Marvel Comics, Playmobil, Barbie, Monsters High, One Direction, Transformers, My Little Pony, Super Mario, Moshi Monsters, Looney Tunes,
Adventure Time and Paris Street Germaine. Distributors of Pez and Zaini
licensed ranges.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Year-round and seasonal chocolate- and
confectionery-filled gifts, novelties, toys, surprise bags, eggs and collectibles for children, tweens, teens and adults. EMEA sales and distribution supplying licensed confectionery to all key retailers in all EMEA
territories.
Bakery Crafts
www.bakerycrafts.com
Nicci Henry, licensing manager
9300 Allen Rd., West Chester,
OH 45069
T: 513-881-4161
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Angry Birds, Stella, Mario
Bros., Superman, Batman, Transformers, My Little Pony, Jurassic World,
Duck Dynasty, One Direction, Pokemon, Field & Stream, John Deere,
KISS, Sesame Street, Adventure Time, Smurfs, Peppa Pig, The Hive,
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood and Tickety Toc.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Cakes, cupcakes and cookie decorations.
CandyRific
www.candyrific.com
Rob Auerbach, president
3738 Lexington Rd., Louisville,
Leading
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Licensees
20 14
KY 40207
T: 502-498-2350
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: M&M’s, Skittles, Elvis, Star Wars, Disney,
Slinky, Scooby-Doo, Moshi Monsters and many others.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Novelty confectionery.
DecoPac
www.decopac.com
Dewey Wahlin, vice president, marketing
3500 Thurston Ave., Anoka,
MN 55303
T: 800-332-6722
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney/Pixar, Nickelodeon, Marvel, Mattel,
DreamWorks, NFL/Super Bowl, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Cake decorations and accessories.
Kinnerton Confectionery
www.kinnerton.com
1000 Highgate Studios, 53-79 Highgate Road,
London NW5 1TL U.K.
T: +44 0 207 284 9500
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Skylanders Giants, Hello Kitty,
Boofle, Peppa Pig, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Nickelodeon, The Simpsons and Thomas & Friends.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Chocolate and novelty confectionery.
Perfetti van Melle
www.chupachupsuniverse.com
Carrer de les Masies 16, Pol. Ind. Can Serra, 08635, Sant Esteve
Sesrovires, Barcelona, Spain
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Smurfs, B. Duck and Uniqlo.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Candy.
Footwear
Nickelodeon, Shaq and C9 by Champion.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Men’s, women’s and children’s footwear.
BBC International
www.bbcint.com
1515 N. Federal Hwy., Suite 206, Boca Raton,
FL 33432
T: 800-632-4450
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Polo Ralph Lauren Kids, Guess Kids,
Sam Edelman, Born, Nu Born, Osirus Kids, Heelys and Airwalk.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Footwear.
Brown Shoe Company
www.brownshoe.com
8300 Maryland Ave., St. Louis,
MO 63105
T: 314-854-4000
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Famous Footwear, Shoes.com, Naturalizer,
Dr. Scholl’s, Sam Edelman, Franco Sarto, Via Spiga, Vince, Fergie, Carlos
and Life Stride.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Footwear.
Crocs
www.crocs.com
Matt Lafone, senior director, global licensing; Greg Thomas, senior manager,
global licensing
7477 East Dry Creek Pkwy., Niwot,
CO 80503
T: 303-848-7589
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon,
Marvel, Lucasfilm, Sanrio, Hasbro, Universal, American Greetings,
Realtree, Sesame Street, Smurfs, Mondo, Burgerman and
Patricia Field.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Crocs brand footwear/accessories and Jibbitz
brand charms/accessories.
ACI International
Leomil Group (part of the Cortina Group)
www.aciint.com
Sean Mitchell, executive vice president, marketing and licensing
844 Moraga Dr., Los Angeles,
CA 90049
T: 310-889-3400
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Ecko Unlimited, Margaritaville by Jimmy
Buffett, PGA Tour, Perry Ellis, Original Penguin, Maui & Sons, Disney,
www.leomilgroup.com
Tsirah Milhado, general manager, licensing and marketing
Lindestraat 58, 9700 Oudenaarde,
Belgium
T: +32 0 55 305420
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Angry Birds Star Wars, Barbie, Beyblade, Bob the Builder, Cars, Disney Princess, Doc McStuffins,
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Despicable Me, Filly, Franklin, Frozen, Hello Kitty, How to Train
Your Dragon, Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Just Dance, Marvel,
Maya the Bee, Max Steel, Mia and Me, Minnie, Monster High,
Mickey, One Direction, Planes, Playstation, Power Rangers Samurai,
Smiley, Sofia the First, Skylanders, Spider-Man, Superman,
Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Strawberry Shortcake, The Simpsons,
Tom & Jerry, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Zombie Zity.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Footwear and apparel in the U.S., Europe, Latin
America, the Middle East and Russia.
Roy Lowe & Sons
www.roylowe.co.uk
Martin Lowe, director
The Sock Mine Coxmoor Rd., Sutton in Ashfielf, Notts,
NG17 5LA U.K.
T: +44 01 623 441144
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Superman, Peppa Pig, Thomas the Tank,
Ben 10, SpongeBob SquarePants, Breaking Bad, Minions and
Star Wars.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Men’s, ladies’ and children’s socks and tights.
Health and Beauty
Coty
www.coty.com
350 Fifth Avenue, 17th Floor, New York,
NY 10118
T: 212-389-7300
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Balenciaga, Beyoncé, Bottega Venteta,
Gwen Stefani, Kenneth Cole, adidas, Calvin Klein, Chloe, Davidoff,
Marc Jacobs, OPI, Philosophy, Playboy, Rimmel, Sally Hansen,
Guess, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Roberto Cavalli, Vivienne Westwood,
Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry, Kate Moss, David Beckham, Nautica
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Fragrances, skin and body care and cosmetics.
MZB Personal Care
www.mzb.com
Amy Alperin, senior vice president, personal care
29-76 Northern Blvd., Long Island City,
NY 11101
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: Disney, Marvel, Nickelodeon, Crayola, Universal, Mattel, DreamWorks and Sanrio.
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Primary Business: Everyday kid’s personal care and seasonal bath
gift sets.
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The Betesh Group
www.beteshgroup.com
Steve Betesh, president; Dara Shapiro, director of licensing and
marketing
250 Passaic St., Newark,
NJ 07104
T: 212-686-4666
E: [email protected]up.com
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Carter’s, Dora the Explorer, Sesame
Street, Dora and Friends, Eddie Bauer, Graco, Jeep, MiGi, Paw Patrol,
SpongeBob SquarePants, Bubble Guppies, Hello Kitty, Ugly Dolls,
Spider-Man, Avengers, Precious Moments, Coogi, Roca Wear, Baby
Phat and Tonka.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Diaper bags, infant and toddler bedding, cuddle
pillows, blankets, room décor and bath and travel accessories.
Character World
www.characterworld.uk.com
Danny Schweiger, joint managing director
Character House, 1 Oak Green, Stanley Green Business Park, Cheadle
Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire,
SK8 6QL U.K.
T: +44 0 845 004 9217
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, Warner Bros.,
Mattel, Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Hello Kitty, Thomas & Friends, Me to You,
Peppa Pig, Nintendo, One Direction, Union J, LEGO properties, Mr Men
& Little Miss, Dragons and Peanuts.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed household textiles including bedroom
textiles, towels, furniture and inflatable furniture.
Delta Children’s Products
www.deltaenterprise.com
114 W. 26th Street, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-736-7000
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Doc McStuffins, Sofia the First, Sesame Street, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob
SquarePants, Cars, Disney Princess, Disney Fairies, Jake and the Never
Land Pirates, Monsters University and more.
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Licensees
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PRIMARY BUSINESS: Nursery furniture, toddler furniture, twin furniture, bassinets, playpens, strollers, walkers, accessories, storage, pet and
mattresses.
Ethos International
www.ethoshousewares.com
International House, Cricketers Way, Basildon, Essex,
SS13 1ST U.K.
T: +44 0 1268 505090
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: The Great British Bake Off, Come
Dine with Me, Hell’s Kitchen, Breast Cancer Campaign, Carry On,
Ethical Goods, Tetley Tea Folk, Cool Britannia, Dulton, Ergo
Sebastian Conran, B&Co, Jacky Al-Samarraie, Monsoon and
CSB Voodoo.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Cookware, kitchen accessories, tableware and
partyware.
ICUP Inc.
www.icupinc.com
Chuck Earling, director, licensing and marketing
1152 Marlkress Rd., Suite 200 Cherry Hill,
NJ 08003
T: 856-834-7000 ext. 1310
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: Disney, Star Wars, Star Trek, Marvel,
DC Comics, Peanuts, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, SpongeBob
SquarePants, The Simpsons, Sesame Street, Family Guy, Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Betty Boop, A Christmas Story, Elf, National Lampoon’s
Christmas Vacation (also Vacation, European Vacation and Vegas Vacation), Frosty The Snowman, The Lord of The Rings, The Hobbit, Pink
Floyd, The Grateful Dead, The Wizard of Oz, Big Bang Theory, ScoobyDoo, Hanna-Barbera, Mean Girls, Clueless, Marilyn Monroe, Hello
Kitty, Workaholics, Broad City, MTV, Guy Code, Girl Code, Parks and
Recreation, Friends, Seinfeld, Gremlins, Friday the 13th, A Nightmare
on Elm Street, Orange is the New Black, Archer, Someecards, Arrested
Development, Sharknado, Mad Libs, Where’s Waldo?, Fraggle Rock,
Armor All and STP.
Primary Business: Drinkware, housewares, soft kitchen, novelties
and games.
Idea Nuova Global
www.ideanuova.com
Beth Roberts, director, marketing and branding
302 Fifth Avenue, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-643-0680
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Nickelodeon, Marvel, Hasbro, Hello
Kitty, Warner Bros., Monster High, MLB, Seventeen Magazine and Chris
Madden.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Infant, toddler, juvenile, teen, tween and adult
bedding, blankets, throws, decorative pillows, window, casual and RTA
indoor and outdoor furniture, lighting, slumber, room décor and accessories.
Jay Franco and Sons
www.jfranco.com
295 Fifth Avenue, New York,
NY 10016
T: 212-679-3022
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Pixar, Disney Princess,
Star Wars, Angry Birds, One Direction, AwesomenessTV, Nickelodeon,
Skechers, Budweiser, Thomas & Friends, Betty Boop, The Beatles,
Cartoon Network, Julius Jr., The Simpsons, Candy Crush
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Beach, bedding, bath and accessories.
Kurt S. Adler
www.kurtadler.com
7 W. 34th Street, New York,
NY 10001
T: 212-924-0900
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Animal Planet, Annoying
Orange, Batman, Beatles, Betty Boop, Boy Scouts of America, Bubble
Guppies, Chevrolet, Coca-Cola, Doctor Who, Dora the Explorer, Elvis,
Family Guy, FDNY, Furby, Grateful Dead, HBO, Hello Kitty, Jersey
Shore, KISS, M&M’s, Marilyn Monroe, Major League Baseball, My
Little Pony, Olivia, Peanuts, Scooby-Doo, Sesame Street, South Park,
Star Wars, The Walking Dead, Transformers, U.S. Army, The Wizard of
Oz and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Christmas decorations and trim the home.
MZ Berger
www.mzb.com
Jodi Colburn, vice president, licensing
29-76 Northern Blvd., Long Island City, NY 11101
E: [email protected]
SAMPLE OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Nickelodeon, Sanrio,
DreamWorks, WWE, Hasbro, Universal, Mattel, Peanuts, Saban, Mars,
Betty Boop, Coleman and Isaac Mizrahi.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Watches, clocks, gifting and home décor.
The Northwest Company
www.thenorthwest.com
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49 Bryant Ave., Roslyn,
NY 11576
T: 516-484-6996
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NFL, Collegiate Sports, MLB, NHL,
NBA, MLS, Disney, Hello Kitty, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks, Warner
Bros., Cartoon Network, Activision, Betty Boop, Elvis Presley, HarleyDavidson, Hasbro, Live Nation, Marvel, Peanuts, Pokemon, SEGA
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Home décor and seasonal accessories (such as
beach and holiday).
IL 60173
T: 847-439-7821
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Batman, Barbie, Hello Kitty, Star Wars,
Green Lantern, Spider-Man, Superman, Dora the Explorer, iCarly, Skylanders Giants, Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Scooby-Doo,
SpongeBob SquarePants and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Lunch kits, FUNtainers, stainless steel vacuuminsulated food jars and bottles, vacuum-insulated beverageware, insulated
soft coolers, hydration bottles, reusable ice products and foam insulated
snack jars.
Silver Buffalo
Thirstystone Resources
www.silver-buffalo.com
Eric Silver, president; Greg Alprin, executive vice president, licensing
141 W. 36th Street, 4th Floor, New York,
NY 10018
T: 212-563-0600
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Mickey Mouse, Disney Princess, Frozen, The
Nightmare Before Christmas, Toy Story, Cars, Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Looney Tunes, Scooby-Doo, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Despicable
Me, SpongeBob SquarePants, Transformers, Hot Wheels, My Little Pony,
Furby, Tonka, GI Joe, Monopoly, Operation, Twister, Magic 8 Ball, Popeye,
The Godfather, Anchorman, Tommy Boy, Old School, Up in Smoke, Top
Gun, Grease, Animal House, Scarface, E.T., The Blues Brothers, The Big
Lebowski, Jaws and Chucky.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Tabletop/drinkware, barware, ceramic mugs,
plastic drinkware, key rings, lanyards, bracelets, clocks, mirrors, wall
décor, wallets, backpacks, bags, throw blankets, beach towels and
stationery.
www.thirstystone.com
Laurie Leahy, president
PO Box 1638, Gainesville,
TX 76241
T: 940-668-6793
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Coca-Cola, Wine is Life, Life is Country, Life
is Texas, David Bromstad, Thomas Kinkade, Debbie Mumm, Tre Sorelle
Studios, Tracy Porter, Kate Ward Thacker, Dog is Good, Your True Nature,
French Graffiti & Itty Town Licensing (coming 2015), Realtree and Greg
Giordano.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Decorative and functional coasters and coordinating gifts for home entertaining.
Spearmark International
www.spearmark.co.uk
Alex Bloom, managing director
Howard Road, Eaton Socon, Street Neots, Cambridgeshire,
PE19 8GA U.K.
T: +44 1480 222 302
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Avengers Age of Ultron, DC
Comics, Despicable Me, DreamWorks, Frozen, Hello Kitty, My Little
Pony, One Direction, Peppa Pig, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Thomas &
Friends, Transformers and The Vamps.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Kid’s housewares and lighting.
Thermos
www.thermos.com
475 N. Martingale Rd., Suite 1100, Schaumburg,
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Wild and Wolf USA
www.wildandwolf.com
231 Front St., Brooklyn,
NY 11201
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Mr Men, Orla Kiely, Scrabble, Ted Baker,
V&A, Keep Calm and Carry On and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Design-led gifts for men, women and children and
lifestyle accessories.
Zak Designs
www.zak.com
PO Box 19188, Spokane,
WA 99219
T: 800-821-4864
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Nickelodeon, Marvel, Sanrio, Star
Wars, Nintendo, Uglydoll, Winnie the Pooh and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Mealtime products.
Zeon
www.zeonltd.co.uk
Leading
Global
Licensees
20 14
39 Waterloo Rd., London,
NW2 7TT U.K.
T: 44 208 208 1833
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Vivienne Westwood, Braun, Ingersoll,
The Original Penguin, Paul’s Boutique, Bench, Octonauts, Hello Kitty,
Me to You, Peppa Pig, Disney, Ben 10 Omniverse, Ultimate Spider-Man,
Transformers, Thomas & Friends, Fireman Sam, Thundercats, Nerf, The
Simpsons, Doctor Who, Star Wars, Skylanders Giants, Angry Birds,
Marvel, One Direction, Skylanders, Star Trek and Teenage Mutant
Ninja Turtles.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Watches, gifts and gadgets.
Party/Events
Rainbow Productions
www.rainbowproductions.co.uk
Unit 3 Greenlea Park, Prince George’s Rd., London
SW19 2JD U.K.
T: +44 0 20 8254 5300
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Peppa Pig, Tree Fu Tom, Bob the Builder,
Noddy & Friends, Scooby-Doo, Wallace & Gromit, Dennis the Menace,
Fifi Forget-Me-Not & Bumble, Roary the Racing Car, Little Charley Bear,
Ben & Holly from Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom, Angelina Ballerina,
Pingu, Fireman Sam, Poppy Cat, Postman Pat, Shaun the Sheep, Timmy,
Tom & Jerry, Snoopy, Maisy, Paddington Bear, Captain Barnacles and
Kwazii from the Octonauts, The Piplings from Waybuloo and Rastamouse.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Meet-and-greet appearances of licensed children’s character costumes and manufacture of brand and licensed
costume characters and sports mascots.
Unique Industries
www.favors.com
4750 League Island Blvd., Philadelphia,
PA 19112
T: 215-336-4300
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cars, Disney Princess, Mickey Mouse,
Minnie Mouse, Disney Fairies, Doc McStuffins, Despicable Me,
Frozen, Dora the Explorer, Justin Bieber, Curious George, Beyblade
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Party goods including party paperware,
foil and latex balloons, party favors, piñatas and decorative
accessories.
Publishing
Abrams Books
www.abramsbooks.com
115 W. 18th Street, 6th Floor, New York,
NY 10011
T: 212-206-7715
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Avatar, Star Trek, The Walking
Dead, DC Comics, Transformers, Smurfs, The Art of Walt Disney, Andy
Warhol, Domo, Marvel, Topps, Hello Kitty, Orange is the New Black,
Pantone and Little Pim.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Publisher of books in the areas of art,
architecture, photography, cooking, interior and garden design,
craft, film and television, fashion, weddings, sports, comics, science,
pets, pop culture and humor, as well as children’s books
and calendars.
Bendon Publishing
www.bendonpub.com
1840 Baney Rd., Ashland,
OH 44805
T: 419-207-3600
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Doc McStuffins, Mickey Mouse
Clubhouse, Cars, Looney Tunes, Blue’s Clues, Harry Potter,
Hello Kitty, Phineas and Ferb, Sesame Street, Thomas and Friends,
Green Lantern, Winnie the Pooh, The Amazing Spider-Man,
Finding Nemo, Team Umizoomi, Wonder Woman, Disney
Fairies, Alvin and the Chipmunks, Batman, Teenage Mutant Ninja
Turtles, Chuggington, Justice League, Care Bears, SpongeBob
SquarePants, Go Diego Go!, Disney Princess, Marvel Superhero
Squad, My Little Pony, Strawberry Shortcake, Lisa Frank and
Dora the Explorer.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s books in more than 20 formats.
Dark Horse Comics
www.darkhorse.com
10956 S.E. Main St., Milwaukie,
OR 97222
T: 503-652-8815
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Frank Miller (Sin City
and 300), Hellboy, Mass Effect, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Domo,
Conan, The Strain, Tarzan, The Goon, Tomb Raider, Umbrella and many
more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Comic, graphic novel and art book publishing;
toys; collectibles; and custom publications.
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Penguin Group U.K.
www.eaglemoss.co.uk
Arnaud Verdoy, international marketing director
Beaumont House, Kensington Village, Avonmore Road,
London W14 8TS U.K.
T: +44 20 7605 1200
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Trek, Disney, Doctor Who, Warner
Bros., Dora the Explorer, James Bond, Marvel and Nissan and
DC Comics.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Partwork publishing.
www.penguin.co.uk
Susan Bolsover, head, licensing and consumer products
80 Strand, London,
WC2R 0RL U.K.
T: +44 0 7889 986 620
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Moshi Monsters, Peppa Pig, Peter Rabbit,
Charlie and Lola, Skylanders, Doctor Who, Moomins, LEGO, In the Night
Garden, Sesame Street, Peanuts, World of Warriors, Clangers and Dennis
the Menance.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s books and digital content.
Egmont UK
www.egmont.co.uk
The Yellow Building, 1 Nicholas Rd;
London W11 4AN U.K.
T: +44 0 20 3220 0400
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Minecraft, Thomas & Friends, Bin Weevils,
Disney Princess, Winnie the Pooh, Angry Birds, Mr. Men and Little Miss
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s publishing (books and magazines).
IDW Publishing
www.idwpublishing.com
Greg Goldstein, chief operating officer and president
5080 Santa Fe St., San Diego,
CA 92109
T: 858-270-1315 ext. 118
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: Transformers, My Little Pony, Littlest Pet
Shop, GI Joe, Jem, Disney Classic characters including Mickey Mouse
and Donald Duck, Skylanders, 24, X-Files, Edwards Scissorhands, Star
Trek and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Primary Business: Comic books/graphic novels and board games.
Parragon
www.parragon.com
440 Park Avenue South, 13th Floor, New York,
NY 10016
T: 212-629-9773
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Dora the Explorer, Teenage Mutant Ninja
Turtles, Disney Princess, Disney Fairies, Cars, Disney Junior, Barbie,
Monster High, Ever After High, Marvel, Power Rangers, Discovery Kids,
Entenmann’s and TLC.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Print and digital books, activity and sticker
books, picture books, workbooks, novelty titles, cookbooks, non-fiction
and gift sets for adults and children.
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Penguin Group USA
www.penguin.com/youngreaders
Lori Burke, executive director, licensing
345 Hudson St., New York,
NY 10014
T: 212-366-2000
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cartoon Network Imprint (Adventure Time,
Regular Show, Gumball, Uncle Grandpa, Steven Universe and Clarence),
Octonauts, Ella the Elephant, Strawberry Shortcake, Skylanders, Mr
Men and Little Miss, Max & Ruby, Mad Libs and Anna Dewdney’s Llama
Llama picture book series.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s books and digital content.
Scholastic
www.scholastic.com
Leslye Schaefer, senior vice president, marketing and consumer
products
557 Broadway, 5th Floor, New York,
NY 10012
T: 212-389-3900
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Minecraft, LEGO, Star Wars,
LEGO DC, Star Wars, Tickety Toc, Power Rangers, I Spy, Fly Guy,
Goosebumps, The Hunger Games (movie tie-ins), Dolphin Tale 2,
Peppa Pig, Pokémon, Scooby-Doo, Lalaloopsy, Ripley’s Believe it or
Not!, Hot Wheels, Puppy in my Pocket, Clifford The Big Red Dog,
Geronimo Stilton, Captain Underpants, Harry Potter and El Chavo.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Books and publishing.
Titan Books
www.titanbooks.com
144 Southwark Street, London,
SE1 0UP U.K.
T: +44 0 20 7620 0200
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Firefly, The Simpsons, Star Wars, Supernatural, Battlestar Galactica, Charley’s War, James Bond, Lenore and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: General and genre fiction, graphic novels and
illustrated books.
Stationery
American Greetings Properties
www.agpbrands.com
Meghan Olmstead, media relations
1 American Rd., Cleveland,
OH 44144
T: 216-252-4938
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Strawberry Shortcake, Care Bears, Twisted
Whiskers, Maryoku Yummy, Holly Hobbie, Madballs, The WotWots and
Tinpo.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Intellectual property and outbound licensing.
Blueprint Collections
www.bluecollections.co.uk
Lisa Shand, managing director
1st Floor North, Charringtons House, The Causeway,
Bishop’s Strattford, Hertfordshire,
CM23 4FJ U.K.
T: +44 01279 714400
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Orla Kiely, Hello Kitty, Moshi
Monsters, Emma Bridgewater, Sanderson, The Stupid Factory
by David & Goliath, Mr Men and Little Miss, Belle & Boo,
Union J, B.Duck, Angry Birds, Marvel, Peppa Pig, Mickey and
Minnie, Peanuts, House of Holland, Tokidoki, Designers Guild, The
Snowman and the Snowdog, Spider-Man, Henry Hugglemonster and
Kirstie Allsopp.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s, teen and adult’s school, social and gift
stationery, bags and related gifts.
Carte Blanche Group
www.cbg.co.uk
Stephen Haines, founder and chairman
Unit 3 Chichester Business Park, City Fields Way., Tangmere, Chichester,
West Sussex PO20 2FT U.K.
T: +44 0 1243 792600
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Me to You, Tatty Teddy & My Blue Nose
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Friends, Tiny Tatty Teddy and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Plush, gifting, apparel, fashion accessories, nursery, cakes and confectionery, stationery and toys.
Checks in the Mail
www.citm.com
2435 Goodwin Ln., New Braunfels,
TX 78135
T: 830-609-5500
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel, Anne Geddes, ASPCA, Betty
Boop, Care Bears, Disney, Elvis Presley, Garfield, Hautman Bros.,
Hello Kitty, M&M’s, ASPCA, Coca-Cola, Star Trek and SpongeBob
SquarePants.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Financial documents (bank checks and deposit
tickets), stationery, labels and leather goods.
CSS Industries
www.cssindustries.com
Lori White, vice president of licensing
1845 Walnut St., Philadelphia,
PA 19103
T: 215-569-9900
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Artlist Collection, Collegiate Licensing
Company, Dena Designs, Disney, DreamWorks, Dr. Seuss, ESPN,
Hanny Girl, Hasbro, Kathy Davis, Lalaloopsy, Lucasfilm,
Mad Libs, Marvel, Mattel, MGA, Mind Candy, MLB, Monster Jam,
NBA, NFL, Nickelodeon, Peanuts, Plants vs. Zombies, Power Rangers,
Rachael Hale, Rovio, Sanrio, Sesame Workshop, Skylanders, Spode,
Twentieth Century Fox, Universal Studios, Viacom, Warner Bros.
and WWE.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Celebration and social expression products including ribbons and bows for gift and crafting, gift wrap, gift bags, gift
card holders, craft items, floral and packaging products, infant
and wedding photo albums, scrapbooks, journals, innovative toys and
children’s products, a full line of back-to-school stationery products,
boxed greeting cards for Christmas and all-occasion, classroom
exchange Valentine cards, Dudley’s Easter egg dye/decorating kits,
gift tags, window and gel clings, stickers, tattoos, and the Eureka
line of educational products, including flash cards, activity sets and
manipulative, classroom décor, bulletin boards sets and recognition
awards.
Danilo Promotions
www.danilo.com
Trevor Jones, licensing director
3 The IO Centre, Lea Road, Waltham Abbey, Essex,
Leading
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EN9 1AS U.K.
T: +44 0 1992 702900
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, Warner Bros.,
Fox, Skylanders, Minecraft, The Hobbit, One Direction, 5 Seconds of
Summer, Despicable Me/Minions, Top Gear, Manchester United,
Chelsea FC, Doctor Who, Elvis, The Simpsons, Justin Bieber and
Cliff Richard.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Calendars, greeting cards, giftwrap and diaries.
GB Eye
www.gbeye.com
Max Arguile, licensing manager
1 Russell Street, Kelham Island,
Sheffield S3 8RW
T: +44 0 114 276 7454
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Skylanders, Call of Duty, Halo,
Assassins Creed, Minecraft, Angry Birds, World of Warriors, Moshi
Monsters, Battlefield, Minomonsters, Fargo, Michelle Keegan, Orphan
Black, Pokemon, Haynes, Muhammad Ali, Wolfblood, NY Subway,
Mixels, Badland, Sherlock, Volkswagen, Sony Playstation, Watch Dogs,
Monster High, Attack on Titan, Star Wars, Manchester United FC,
Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC, Arsenal FC, Manchester City FC, FC Barcelona, The Walking Dead, Harry Potter, Batman, The Flash, Gotham,
Constantine, Interstellar, Jupiter Ascending, Toy Story, Cars, Ted 2, The
Simpsons, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Adventure Time, Gumball,
Regular Show, Friends, The Hobbit, Lord of the Rings, The Big Bang
Theory, Thomas & Friends, Fireman Sam, Peppa Pig, Doctor Who,
Marilyn Monroe, Johnny Cash, You Me At 6, All time Low, The Vamps,
5 Seconds of Summer, Green Day, Iron Maiden, Nirvana, Kurt Cobain,
Asking Alexandria, Black Veil Brides, Bob Marley, The Beatles, Pink
Floyd, Sex Pistols, Jimi Hendrix, Justin Bieber, One Direction, Lady
Gaga, Ford, Shelby, Harper Collins, Rolling Stone Magazine and
Hello Kitty.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Posters, lithographic, canvas and photographic
prints, frames, badges, stickers, card holders, wristbands, mugs, coasters,
keychains and tattoos.
Gemma International
www.gemma-international.co.uk
Linmar House, 6 East Portway, Andover,
Hampshire 5P10 3LU U.K.
T: +44 01 264 388400
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cartoon Network, Nintendo, Gem Fairies,
Disney, Dinosaur Train, Angry Birds, Hello Kitty, Ultimate Spider-Man,
Mr Men and Little Miss and Peppa Pig.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Greeting cards, gift packaging, partyware, stationery and gifting.
Hallmark Cards
www.hallmarklicensing.com
2501 McGee Trafficway, Kansas City,
MO 64108
T: 816-274-5111
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: hoops&yoyo, Maxine, Asteroid Andy and
Hallmark Design Collection.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Stationery and greeting cards.
Leanin’ Tree
www.leanintree.com
Susan January, vice president, product management
6055 Longbow Dr., Boulder,
CO 80301
T: 303-530-1442
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Leslie Murray, Laurel Burch, Jeff Foxworthy, Josephine Wall, Susan Winget, Jody Bergsma, Mike Scovel, Working
Girls Design, Rachael Hale, Connie Haley, Betsy Cameron, Kathleen Francour, Gary Patterson, Nel Whatmore, Sue Zipkin, Lisa Jane, Christina
Bynum Breaux, Cowboy Cartoonists International and the work of more
than 700 other artists and designers.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Everyday, seasonal and Christmas cards including
boxed cards and boxed card assortments, online personalized everyday
and holiday cards and gift products such as magnets, mugs, list pads,
note pads, poster prints and note cards.
Stationery Team Europe
www.stationeryteam.com
Dian Bessele
Reaal 2B-2353TL Leiderdorp,
The Netherlands
T: +31 0 71 5820825
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Paul Frank, O’Neill, Oilily, Sanrio, Domo,
MTV, Replay Jeans and Smiley.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Stationery and gifts, bags and mobile
accessories.
Trends International
www.trendsinternational.com
Jeff Loeser, vice president, licensing; Paul Beck, licensing manager
5188 W. 74th Street, Indianapolis,
IN 46268
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T: 866-406-7771
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Hasbro, Bravado, Nickelodeon, MTV, NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, CLC, WWE, Hello Kitty, Angry Birds,
Sesame Street, Warner Bros., Lucasfilm, Sports Illustrated, HarleyDavidson, Big Bang Theory, Thomas & Friends, Activision, Microsoft,
Universal, Paramount, Rolling Stone, Live Nation, One Direction, Bob
Marley, Marilyn Monroe and Maxim.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Posters, calendars, stickers, tattoos, wrapping
paper, decorative tape, writing instruments and bookmarks.
Toys/Games/Novelties
Bandai America
www.bandai.com
Andre Lake Mayer vice president, licensing
5551 Katella Ave., Cypress,
CA 90630
P: 714-816-9756
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Power Rangers Super Megaforce,
Ben 10 Omniverse, Legends of Oz and Pac-Man and The Ghostly
Adventures.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Manufacturer of boys’, girls’, preschool and
hobby toys including action figures, vehicles, role-play, youth electronics,
plush, activity and play sets.
Briarpatch
www.briarpatch.com
2030 Harrison St., San Francisco,
CA 94110
T: 415-503-1600
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: I Spy, Adventure Time, Goodnight
Moon, Fancy Nancy, Bubble Guppies, Dora the Explorer, Pajanimals
and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Games, card games, novelty and puzzles.
CafePress
www.cafepress.com
Ty Simpson, vice president, business development
6901 A Riverport Dr., Louisville,
KY 40258
T: 502-974-4392
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Big Bang Theory, Supernatural, Pretty
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Little Liars, Wizard of Oz, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Thor, Iron
Man, Spider-Man, Breaking Bad, Scandal, Castle, Revenge, Jimmy
Kimmel Live, The View, Star Trek, NCIS, Criminal Minds, Ted, Pitch
Perfect, Peanuts, SomeeCards, National Geographic, Doctor Who,
Hunger Games, Ender’s Game, The Twilight Saga, Divergent, The Chica
Show, Goodnight Show, Godfather, Anchorman 1 and 2 and The Annoying Orange.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: CafePress prints on 600-plus base products in
the apparel, accessories, hobbies, stationery, home cases and covers, wall
art and drinkware categories.
Cardinal Industries
www.cardinalgames.com
21-01 51st Ave., Long Island City,
NY 11101
T: 718-784-3000
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Big Bang Theory, Teenage Mutant Ninja
Turtles, Barbie, Iron Man 3, Spider-Man, Sofia the First, Monster
High, Cars, Guardians of the Galaxy, Jake and the Never Land Pirates,
SpongeBob SquarePants, Hello Kitty, Star Wars, Minnie Mouse, Thomas
& Friends, Toy Story, Lisa Frank and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Games and puzzles
Cartwheel
www. cartwheelkids.com
9500A Jefferson Blvd., Culver City,
CA 90232
Sunny Lauridsen, senior vice president, sales and marketing
T: 310-529-1632
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: DC Friends, Hello Kitty, My Little Pony, Peter
Rabbit and Scooby-Doo.
Primary Business: Toys.
Character Options
www.character-online.com
Lees Brook Mill, Lees Rd., Oldham OL4 5JL U.K.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Adventure Time, Doctor Who, Disney Classics, Fireman Sam, Marvel, Mike the Knight, Minecraft, Peppa Pig, Planes,
Postman Pat, Scooby-Doo, Transformers, WWE, The Zelfs and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys and games.
Clementoni
www.clementoni.it
Zona Industriale Fontenoce, 62019 Recanati, Italy
T: +39 071 758 12 34
E: [email protected]
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Licensees
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SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, SpongeBob SquarePants, Hello
Kitty and Monster High.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Manufacturer of infant, preschool and children’s
toys, games and puzzles.
Dynacraft
www.dynacraftbike.com
89 S. Kelly Rd., American Canyon,
CA 94503
T: 707-603-1500
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Barbie, Hot Wheels, Tony Hawk and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toddler, teen and active adult bikes.
Fisher-Price
www.fisher-price.com
333 Continental Blvd., El Segundo,
CA 90245
T: 212-620-8327
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Dora the
Explorer, Bubble Guppies, Octonauts and Team Umizoomi.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, baby gear, electronic learning aids, activities
and ride-ons.
Funko
www.funko.com
Brian Mariotti, president
6306 202nd St. S.W., Lynwood,
WA 98036
T: 425-783-3616
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel, Disney, Star Wars, DC Comics, NFL,
Transformers, Anchorman, Pulp Fiction, The Walking Dead, Star Trek,
Saw, Scarface, Ghostbusters, Game of Thrones, Back to the Future, Buffy
the Vampire Slayer, E.T., Halloween, Sons of Anarchy and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Vinyl collectibles (Pop!, action figures, Wacky
Wobblers, ReAction figures, Legacy Collection, blind box, etc.), plushies,
board games and electronics.
Giochi Preziosi Group
www.giochipreziosi.it
Graziano Delmaestro, licensing director
Via delle Primule 5, 20815,
Colgiate (MB) Italy
T: +39 02 964751
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Frozen, Peppa Pig, Teenage Mutant Ninja
Turtles, Winx Club and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys and other kids’ merchandising including
stationery, back-to-school products, publishing, collectibles, confectionery
and apparel.
Golden Bear Products
www.goldenbeartoys.com
Hortonwood 40, Telford TF1 7EY U.K.
T: +44 01 952 608 308
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Dennis The Menace, My First JCB, Peppa
Pig, Sooty and Sweep, GO MINI, V-Dubs, Bananas in Pyjamas, Henry
HuggleMonster, Something Special, CBeebies Bugs, In the Night Garden
and Woolly & Tig.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children’s toys.
Hasbro
www.hasbro.com
Simon Waters, senior vice president, global brand licensing
and publishing
2950 N. Hollywood Way, Suite 100, Burbank,
CA 91504
T: 818-478-4804
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: GI Joe, My Little Pony, Funny or Die, PlayDoh, Nerf, Monopoly and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Entertainment, toys and games.
IMC Toys
www.imc.es
Jordi Borrell, chief marketing officer
Cristina Camprubi, licensing marketing manager
Pare Llaurador 172, 08224 Terrassa,
Barcelona, Spain
T: +34 93 788 8992
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Invizimals, Spider-Man, Marvel
characters, Star Wars: Clone Wars, Winnie the Pooh, Mickey Mouse,
Minnie, Toy Story, Cars, Disney Princess, Barbie, Monster High,
Transformers, One Direction, SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the
Explorer, Hello Kitty, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Maya the Bee,
Peppa Pig, Transformers, My Little Pony, Angry Birds and
Power Rangers.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, electronic toys and games.
Jakks Pacific
www.jakks.com
Tara Hefter, vice president, licensing
22619 Pacific Coast Hwy., Malibu,
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CA 90265
T: 310-456-7799
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Princess, Frozen, Disney Fairies,
Nintendo, Marvel, Star Wars, Warner Brothers, Teenage Mutant Ninja
Turtles, Power Rangers, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Black & Decker
Junior and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Jakks Pacific is a designer and marketer of toys
and consumer products.
Jazwares
www.jazwares.com
Bill Graham, vice president, marketing and product innovation
963 Shotgun Rd., Sunrise,
FL 33326
T: 954-845-0800
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Minecraft, Adventure Time, Peppa Pig,
Chuck & Friends, Plants vs. Zombies, Yo Gabba Gabba, Flick-to-Stick
Bungees, Teen Titans Go!, Star Wars and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys and electronics.
Kids II
www.kidsii.com
Alyson Grubard, director of brand management and licensing
3333 Piedmont Rd. Northeast, Suite 1800, Atlanta,
GA 30305
T: 770-751-0442
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Baby and Baby Einstein.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Baby gear and toys.
LEGO
www.lego.com
Lee Allentuck, senior licensing manager
555 Taylor Rd., Enfield,
CT 06082
T: 860-763-6759
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Marvel Super Heroes, DC Universe Super Heroes, The Lord of the Rings, Cars, Hobbit, Teenage Mutant
Ninja Turtles, The Lone Ranger, Cars and SpongeBob SquarePants.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Construction toys.
Mattel
www.mattel.com
Holly Stein, vice president, licensing acquisitions and business development
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333 Continental Blvd., El Segundo,
CA 90245
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Princess, Cars, Toy Story, Warner
Bros.’ DC Universe, Nickelodeon, WWE, Cartoon Network and others.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, dolls, action figures, die-cast vehicles, games
and puzzles and youth electronics.
McFarlane Toys
www.mcfarlane.com
Jen Cassidy, licensing manager
1711 W. Greentree Dr., Suite 212, Tempe,
AZ 85284
T: 480-491-7070
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NFL, NBA, MLB, AMC’s The Walking
Dead, The Walking Dead (comic), Halo, Assassin’s Creed, Rabbids and
WWE.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Action figures, construction, statues, role-play
items, accessories, play sets, collectibles and plush.
Mega Brands
www.megabrands.com
4505 Hickmore, Montreal, Quebec, 44T 1K4 Canada
T: 514-333-3339; 800-465-MEGA
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Thomas & Friends, Power Rangers Super
Samurai, Halo, World of Warcraft, Barbie, Skylanders Giants, Hot
Wheels, Power Rangers Megaforce, Hello Kitty, Call of Duty and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Construction toys, play sets, games, puzzles,
stationery, pens, pencils, markers and crayons for preschoolers, boys, girls
and collectors.
NECA
www.necaonline.com
Joel Weinshanker, president; Rachel Spring, director of international sales
603 Sweetland Ave., Hillside,
NJ 07205
T: 908-686-3300
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hunger Games, Home Alone, Marvel
Comics, DC Comics, Heroclix, Dice Masters, Janoskians, Diablo, Graceland, The Simpsons, Divergent, Dynamo, The Avengers, Alien, Predator,
Pacific Rim, Planet of the Apes, Godzilla, A Christmas Story, Terminator, Gremlins, Friday the 13th, Nightmare on Elm Street and Jeff
Dunham.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Consumer products across all categories including toy hard lines, soft lines and digital and tabletop games through its
subsidiaries MFV and Wiz Kids.
Leading
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Licensees
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Playmates Toys
www.playmatestoys.com
909 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 800, El Segundo,
CA 90245
T: 310-252-8005; 877-612-7136
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Waterbabies
and Hearts for Hearts Girls.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, dolls, action figures and interactive electronics.
Ravensburger–International
www.ravensburger.com
Neele Pfeiffer, project manager, licensing
Robert-Bosch-Strasse 1 88214 Ravensburg, Germany
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, Dragons, Hello
Kitty, Thomas the Tank, Bob the Builder, Monster High, Ever After High,
Mia & Me, Filly, Minions and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Puzzles, arts and crafts and games.
re:creation Group
www.recreationltd.co.uk
Seth Bishop, director of marketing
Building 2, Meadows Business Park, Station Approach,
Camberley, GU17 9AB U.K.
T: +44 0 118 973 6222
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Moshi Monsters, Smurfs, Razor and LEGO.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, outdoor, sports, ride-ons and lifestyle
products.
Sideshow Collectibles
www.sideshowcollectibles.com
2630 Conejo Spectrum St., Thousand Oaks,
CA 91320
T: 805-214-2141
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: World of Warcraft, The Avengers, Alien,
Thor, Iron Man, The Crow, Wolverine, Halo, Hellboy, Batman, Court of the
Dead, Star Wars and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Specialty manufacturer of licensed and proprietary collectible products, film prop replicas and fine art pieces.
Techno Source
www.technosourceusa.com
20 W. 22nd Street, Suite 1101, New York,
NY 10010
T: 212-929-5200
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NFL Rush Zone, Where’s Waldo?, Tetris and
National Geographic.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys and games.
Tomy
www.tomy.com
3 MacArthur Pl., Suite 950, Santa Ana, CA 92707
T: 949-955-1030
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Pajanimals, John Deere, Lamaze, Pokemon
and Chuggington.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, video games, electronics, gifts and novelties.
The Topps Company
www.topps.com
Adam Levine, head, outbound licensing
One Whitehall St., New York, NY 10004
T: 212-376-0607
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NFL, MLB, UFC, WWE, Garbage Pail Kids
and Star Wars.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Trading cards, trading card games, stickers, candy
and collectibles.
ToyQuest
www.toyquest.com
2229 Barry Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90064
T: 310-231-7292
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Barbie, Hot Wheels, Toy Story, Fisher-Price,
Mad Science, Monsters vs. Aliens, NFL, Nickelodeon, Rawlings, Sesame
Street, Dora the Explorer, Blue Man Group, Go Diego Go!, The Backyardigans, Disney, Power Rangers, Jeep and DreamWorks.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys.
Ty
www.ty.com
280 Chestnut Westmont, IL 60559
Tania Lundeen, senior vice president, sales and licensing
P: 630-920-1515
E: [email protected]
Sample of Licenses: Disney, Hasbro, Sanrio, MLB, NHL, NFL, NBA,
Nickelodeon, Nelvana, Warner Bros., DHX Media and eOne.
Primary Business: Plush toys.
Upper Deck
www.upperdeck.com
2251 Rutherford Rd., Carlsbad, CA 92008
T: 800-873-7332
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SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel Super Hero Squad, Hello Kitty,
Thomas & Friends, NFL, NBA, PGA, NHL, CLC, Guardians of the Galaxy and Team USA Soccer.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Trading cards, games and collectibles.
Vivid
www.vividimaginations.co.uk
PO Box 164, Hockley Essex, SS5 4BA U.K.
T: +44 01 702 200660
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Crayola, One Direction, Union J, Cut the
Rope and Moshi Monsters.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys and gifts for girls, preschool, arts and crafts,
tech, games and outdoor.
Wicked Cool Toys
www.wickedcooltoys.com
Michael Rinzler, president; Jeremy Padawer, co-president and partner
10 Canal St., Suite 327, Bristol, PA 19007
T: 267-536-9186; 310-804-4353
E: [email protected]; [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cabbage Patch Kids, Girl Scouts, Garfield, Sesame Street, Teenage Mutant Turtles, Wild Kratts, The Wiggles,
Batman, Disney Princess, Dora, Marvel, Minnie Mouse, Monster Jam,
SpongeBob, Superman and WWE.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys.
Video Games/Electronics
Activision
www.activision.com
Andy Koehler, director, licensing
5800 W. 83rd Street, 8200 Tower, Suite 400, Bloomington, MN 55437
T: 612-643-4823
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Tony Hawk, Family Guy, Moshi Monsters,
Transformers, Sponge Bob, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Spider-Man,
Cabela’s, Angry Birds, NASCAR, Wipeout, Fast & Furious, The Walking
Dead, Duck Dynasty and Wreck-it Ralph.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment.
Atari
www.us.atari.com
Jim Wilson, president and chief executive officer
1640 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90025
T: 310-806-6182
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SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Asteriods, Breakout, Centipede.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment software.
Electronic Arts
www.ea.com
Nancy Fong, senior director, business affairs
209 Redwood Shores Pkwy., Redwood City,
CA 94065
T: 650-628-1500
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NFL, NHL, NBA, FIFA, NCAA, UFC, The
Simpsons, PGA Tour and Hasbro brands.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment.
Konami Digital Entertainment
www.konami.com
Michael Rajna, director, licensing
2381 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 200, El Segundo, CA 90245
T: 310-220-8377
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Glee, Marvel X-Men, The Simpsons and Star
Wars.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Video games (all platforms), trading card games,
arcade games and gaming.
Majesco Entertainment
www.majescoentertainment.com
160 Raritan Center Pkwy., Edison, NJ 08837
T: 732-225-8910
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Zumba Fitness, Monster High, Barbie, Hello
Kitty, Harley Pasternak, NBA, Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked,
Twister, Jillian Michaels, Hulk Hogan, Jaws, Tetris and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment software.
Mimoco
www.mimoco.com
Evan Blaustein, chief executive officer
119 Braintree St., Suite 106, Boston, MA 02134
T: 617-783-1100
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Adventure Time, South Park,
Sanrio, My Little Pony, Einstein, Elvis and DC Comics.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Designer electronic and accessories (USB flash
drives, power products and more).
Peavey Electronics
www.peavey.com
Tony Moscal, general manager, business development
5022 Harley Peavey Dr., Meridian, MS 39305
STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP,
MANAGEMENT, AND CIRCULATION
(Requester Publications Only)
(Required by 39 USC 3685)
Leading
Global
Licensees
20 14
T: 800-821-2279
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel, DC Comics, The Walking Dead, The
Simpsons, House of Blues, Jack Daniels, DreamWorks, Major League Baseball, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Beatrix Girls.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Musical instruments and accessories.
1.
Publication Title: License! Global
2.
Publication Number: 1936-4989
3.
Filing Date: 9/30/14
4.
Issue Frequency: Feb, May, June, Aug, Oct, Nov/Dec combined
5.
Number of Issues Published Annually: 6
6.
Annual Subscription Price (if any): $100.00
7.
omplete Mailing Address of Known Office of Publication:
C
131 West First Street, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota 55802-2065
Contact Person: Kelly Kemper, Telephone: 218-740-7285
8.
Complete Mailing Address of Headquarters or General Business Office of Publisher:
2501 Colorado Avenue, Suite 280, Santa Monica, CA 90404
9.
Full Names and Complete Mailing Addresses of
Group Publisher: Steven Ekstract, 6 Thorndal Circle, Suite 106, Darien, CT 06820
Global Editorial Director: Tony Lisanti, 641 Lexington Ave, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10022
Managing Editor: Amanda Cioletti, 2501 Colorado Ave, Suite 280, Santa Monica, CA 90404
10.
This publication is owned by: Advanstar Communications Inc., 2501 Colorado Avenue, Suite 280,
Santa Monica, CA 90404. The sole shareholder of Advanstar Communications Inc. is: Advanstar, Inc.,
whose mailing address is 2501 Colorado Avenue, Suite 280, Santa Monica, CA 90404.
SEGA of America
www.sega.com
George Stetar, licensing manager
350 Rhode Island St., Suite 400, San Francisco,
CA 94103
T: 415-701-6000; 415-701-3931
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Sonic the Hedgehog and Sonic Boom.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment software, amusement/arcade machines and character licensing.
11.
Advanstar Communications Inc. is a borrower under Credit Agreements dated June 6,
2013, with various lenders as named therein from time to time. As of August 7, 2014,
the agent for the lenders is: Goldman Sachs Lending Partners LLC, Administrative
Agent, 30 Hudson St, 4th Floor, Jersey City, NJ 07302.
12.
Does Not Apply
13.
Publication Title: License! Global
14.
Issue Date for Circulation Data Below:
15.
Extent and Nature of Circulation
No. Copies of
Single Issue
Published Nearest
to Filing Date
8,764
6,098
1. Outside County Paid/Requested Mail
Subscriptions Stated on PS Form 3541
2,581
874
2. In-County Paid/Requested Mail
Subscriptions Stated on PS Form 3541
0
0
204
13
4. Requested Copies Distributed by Other
Mail Classes Through the USPS
0
0
C.
Total Paid and /or Requested Circulation
(Sum of 15b (1), (2), (3), and (4))
2,786
887
D.
Non-requested Distribution
A.
Total Number of Copies
B.
Legitimate Paid and/or Requested Distribution
SEGA (Europe)
www.sega.co.uk
Sissel Henno, head, brand licensing, Europe
T: +44 0 208996 4568
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Sonic the Hedgehog, Total War and Football
Manager.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment software, amusement/arcade machines and character licensing.
3. Sales Through Dealers and Carriers, Street
Vendors, Counter Sales, and Other Paid or
Requested Distribution Outside USPS
1. Outside County Non-requested Copies
Stated on PS Form 3541
Sakar
www.sakar.com
Liza Abrams, vice president, global licensing and marketing
195 Carter Dr., Edison, NJ 08817
T: 732-248-1306 ext. 337
E: [email protected]
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Frozen, Avengers, Spider-Man,
Sponge Bob, Dora & Friends, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Transformers,
NERF, Monster High, Barbie, My Little Pony, Batman, Superman, The Voice,
Power Rangers, Sesame Street and Peanuts.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed electronics.
16.
Ubisoft
www.ubi.com
625 Third St., San Francisco, CA 94107
T: 415-547-4000
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Assassin’s Creed, Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell,
LEGO, Far Cry, Rayman, Watch Dogs and The Walking Dead
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment products.
November/December 2014 www.licensemag.com
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August 2014
Average No.
Copies Each Issue
During Preceding
12 Months
1,764
808
2. In-County Non-requested Copies Stated on
PS Form 3541
0
0
3. Non-requested Copies Distributed Through
the USPS by Other Classes of Mail
0
0
4. Non-requested Copies Distributed Outside
the Mail
231
356
E.
Total Non-requested Distribution
(Sum of 15d (1), (2), (3) and (4))
1,995
1,164
F.
Total Distribution (Sum of 15c and e)
4,781
2,051
G.
Copies not Distributed
3,983
4,047
H.
Total (Sum of 15f and g)
8,764
6,098
I.
Percent Paid and/or Requested Circulation
58.27%
43.25%
Electronic Copy Circulation
*If you are not claiming electronic copies, skip to line 17
a. Requested and Paid Electronic Copies
1,400
450
b. Total Requested and Paid Print Copies (Line 15C)
+ Requested/Paid Electronic Copies
4,186
1,337
c. Total Requested Copy Distribution (Line 15F) +
Requested/Paid Electronic Copies
6,181
2,501
d. Percent Paid and/or Requested Circulation (Both
Print & Electronic Copies)
67.72%
53.46%
I certify that 50% of all my distributed copies (electronic and print) are legitimate requests or paid copies.
17.
Publication of Statement of Ownership for a Requester Publication is required and will
be printed in the Nov/Dec issue of this publication.
Name and Title of Editor, Publisher, Business Manager, or Owner:
Kristina Bildeaux, Audience Development Director
Signature:
Date: 9/30/14
I certify that the statements made by me above are correct and complete..

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